Job Summary: The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will support the ECSA Health Community Global Fund Project (GF).
Key Duties and Responsibilities: · Manage the collection and timely reporting of data and statistics in line with GF guidelines and requirements · The incumbent will ensure that data related to the stated goals, objectives and activities of the project are captured using appropriate monitoring and evaluation (M&E) methods, including any performed operational research to meet ECSA-HC and GF requirements. · Actively participate in the design of M&E plans and design/adapt health information systems for the project · Ensure that sound data collection and information management systems are in place for ongoing performance analysis and programmatic action based on data and identified needs. · Take lead of technical assessments for the project · Provide overall coordination and oversight for the implementation of project M&E systems to ensure timely and quality information on project performance indicators. · Prepare timely project progress reports on the status of performance indicators included in the results framework and implementation as required by the Operations Officer. · Organize training programs for the project implementing team at the Uganda SRL. · Perform any other task as assigned by the supervisor.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: · The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer should preferably hold a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences, medical sciences or social sciences. A post graduate qualification in monitoring and evaluation will be an added advantage. · A minimum of three years of relevant work experience · Previous experience in donor funded projects is preferred. · Prior experience in monitoring and evaluation in the health sector. · Language: Fluency in both spoken and written English · Age: Between 28 and 55 years
Contact/How to apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications comprising of a cover letter expressing the candidate’s motivation for the job and current curriculum vitae with names and contact/addresses of three referees should reach the address below;
Director General, East, Central and Southern Africa Health Community, P.O. Box 1009, Arusha, Tanzania